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Castel dell'Ovo

Via Eldorado 3 | L'accesso al castello è gratuito. L'orario indicato è quello estivo., 80132, Naples, Italy
+39 081 795 6180
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free entry” (26 reviews)
“egg castle” (11 reviews)
“nice castle” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:45 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Eldorado 3 | L'accesso al castello è gratuito. L'orario indicato è quello estivo., 80132, Naples, Italy
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+39 081 795 6180
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"free entry"
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"egg castle"
in 11 reviews
"nice castle"
in 8 reviews
"bay of naples"
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"worth a visit"
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"sunny day"
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"walk around"
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"walk up"
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"mount vesuvius"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed this free jewel. Take your camera the view is breathtaking. During our visit they had a free art display.

Thank BamaKeys
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a free exhibit but a bit strange as not much in there . Makes a great Instagram post but indie it’s pretty bare , it’s cool in the shade and hot as hell in the sun in there off the stone walls ....More

Thank Lisa H
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As soon as we arrived in Naples we went to check the sea and walked our way to Castel dell'Ovo, which is not your typical medieval castle, but mainly a fortress from which you have great views both on the city behind you, the sea...More

Thank Gabriele1989
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have become so frustrated with historical places in southern Italy . They take money off you for tickets and no one tells you what your options are & no real guide as to where to go . There are obviously guided tours here as we...More

Thank tharanh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle is very impressive to look at and you can enter and explore it free of charge. There are some cool sculptures and the views are amazing, it’s worth going just to see the beautiful views of the bay from the top, however there...More

1  Thank MichelleR1987
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a visit but wow it’s difficult not to get run over when crossing the streets in Naples. The drivers of the cars and scooters are mad! Wonderful view towards Vesuvius and the bay. Loads of steps. Then promenade and have a well deserved drink!...More

Thank Jonathan M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful view across the bay of Naples and sunset. Nice restaurants nearby. Walking distance from City centre and port

Thank Frank R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place that you should visit during your trip in Naples, the entrance is free and if you reach the top of the castle you can enjoy a wonderful view of the city. This place has a very friendly and interesting environment. It...More

Thank Hugo M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another "storybook" castle. There is so much history here and it is fun to find the most ancient structures inside. Also fun walk up the walkways and enjoy the beautiful views from here. The thick walls are part of the most ancient defensive structure in...More

Thank Renate V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Entry is free and although there are very few exhibits inside (a couple of statues), it is worth going inside as you get excellent views of the sea and Mergellina port. Great place for taking photos of both the shore and Mount Vesuvius. There are...More

1  Thank Erzsi2015
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Reader108
20 April 2018|
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Response from Jonathan M | Reviewed this property |
In Italy is not holiday 19th september. just check if it s holiday in Naples
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Response from nikhil b | Reviewed this property |
Renting a boat:the castle itself is surrounded by a jetty with boats for hire. Plus there r 2 yatch clubs right next to it. Here is one name of a club to start ur enquiries;Club Nautico Della Vela, 12 Borgo Marinari, Napoli... More
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